Specialty Physicians

Evergreen Medical Center currently offers several specialties – Cardiology, General Surgery and Orthopedics.

There are many advantages for you and the community in having these specialties available through Evergreen Medical Center. You can save time and money spent on traveling to a larger city to see a specialist, and in this day and age these are precious possessions. The specialists here are in close contact with your family physician and are familiar with your doctor’s style of treatment. They are also a part of our community, support it, and care about the citizens here. If your physician recommends you see a specialist, ask your doctor if the service is available here in Evergreen. It will be of great benefit to you and your community!

For more information about the schedule of specialty clinics, please call 578-2480.


Mobile Heart Specialists, P.C. offers complete cardiac services, including general adult cardiology, coronary and peripheral interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, including defibrillation and pacemaker, as well as a full non-invasive lab.

Christopher Stirling Brown, M.D.

Evergreen Medical Center Office
102 Lewis Street
P.O. Box 706
Evergreen, AL 36401
Born: Toronto, Canada
Education: B.S. Biochemistry, Rhodes College, Memphis
Medical School: Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Florida, Division of Cardiology
Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Cardiology
Memberships: Medical Society of Mobile County

General Surgery

Surgical Associates of South Alabama, PC

Thomas E. Boshell, MD

Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama
Medical School: University of Alabama, School of Medicine
Internship/Residency: Louisiana State University
Certification: American Board of Surgery
Memberships: American Medical Association
American College of Surgery Candidate Group
Escambia Medical Society

Craig A. Peterson, MD

Education: B.S., Tulane University
Medical School: Tulane University
LSUMC, New Orleans, LA
Internship/Residency: Surgery, LSUMC Shreveport
Certification: American Board of Surgery


The bone and joint specialists of Bayside Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center are now seeing patients in Evergreen once a week on the campus of Evergreen Medical Center.  Bayside Orthopaedics is a group of six orthopaedic surgeons based in Fairhope, Alabama.

Bayside Orthopaedics currently offers procedures to treat patients with arthritis; spine, back and neck pain; joint problems through joint replacement; and cartilage transplantation for those patients not eligible for traditional joint replacement. To find out more about what Bayside has to offer, contact them at 800-43BONES(26637) or visit their website at www.baysideortho.com. To schedule an appointment with Bayside Orthopaedics, you must first have a referral from your family physician.

Joey Carter, MD

Education: Mississippi State University, Jackson, MS
Medical School: University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Internship/Residency: University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Board Certification: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Memberships: Baldwin County Medical Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Medical Association of Alabama, and American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons